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Anyone else having trouble regulating their body temp? at night in particular?

I can go from roasting to freezing in less than 2 minutes. it it is driving me nuts. And I know that its not my thyroid as I had it checked.

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Nope just generally freezing right now. i know eventually I'll be running hot, but right now - cold cold cold!

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yes, yes yes! I told my mom that I think I"m having hot flashes just like her.

I'll be just fine one moment and then be shaking from cold the next. I googled it and it said that it was normal and caused by hormones. What isn't these days!

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I'm more like Julia...cold all the time. With my first pregnancy I had terrible hot flashes throughout, and would break out in sweats. I think it's all hormonal, not actual temperature regulation.

One thing to watch for...I had gestational diabetes with my first, and noticed a pattern with the sweats...so keep that in mind and consider monitoring your blood sugars.

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this is me! waking up in the night either burning up or freezing. mine isn't just at night though, often i have to take my jacket off when i'm out running errands because i become overwhelmed with my 'hot flashes'... at work i'm constantly taking my sweater off and putting it back on to regulate my temperature. i've just asssumed it was a hormonal thing
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hot overnight. been opening the window and i live in chicago where it's cold. been kicking my socks off too. normally i am so cold i sleep in socks year round.

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One thing to watch for...I had gestational diabetes with my first, and noticed a pattern with the sweats...so keep that in mind and consider monitoring your blood sugars.
Oh gosh! I'm so afraid of GD... I wonder if this is a sign that I have it.

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